Have you ever read “Smart Couples Finish Rich” by David Bach? This book is one of the first personal finance books I can remember reading back in my early 20’s. The book is copyrighted in 2001/2002, right after 9/11 and the tech crash of the early 2000’s, so it’s an interesting trip back through time. […]
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A few weeks ago we got back from our spring road trip. Three kids, ages 13, 9, and 1 at the time (now two!), many miles, and plenty of fun were all part of the week driving through New England. We started here in CT, and went to RI, MA, NH, VT, and NY (not […]
Hatton1 is an awesome doctor who hangs out over on White Coat Investor and Physician on FIRE. She’s a multi-millionaire and has some great advice for everyone on living below your means, and educating yourself on saving and investing. Be sure to check it out!
It’s Money Mondays, and today I thought I’d weigh in with my experience in the “home ownership” vs. “renting” debate with my story. You see, I’ve been a homeowner with a mortgage since a few months after I turned 20 years old. I’m using “homeowner” a bit loosely here, since my first “home” was actually […]
Have you ever wondered if all the technology we use is spoiling us? Would things be better if we lived a simpler life, more like our ancestors did, with no electricity and no non-human or non-animal powered machines? That’s the idea that Eric Brende explores in his book “Better Off – Flipping the Switch on […]
The other day, I took my son on a field trip and had the bright idea to use my membership to save $10. Well, lets just say that didn’t work out the way I had hoped.